TITLE

'Buy American' Rules Eased in Defense Bill

AUTHOR(S)
Cziborr, Chris
PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Orange County Business Journal;11/17/2003, Vol. 26 Issue 46, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the U.S. Congress' toning down of "buy American" provisions in the 2004 defense bill. Earlier versions requiring more U.S. parts in weapons and electronics; Call for the Defense Secretary to assess the level of foreign parts in military products starting in 2005; Establishment of a fund to support U.S. production of critical components; Incentives offered to encourage defense contractors to use U.S. machine tools.
ACCESSION #
11506759

 

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